Media Kit

Dear Travel Journalist:

Thank you for your interest in Skagway, Alaska, Gateway to the Yukon. On our website you will find background information on Skagway’s attractions and activities, facilities, and other visitor related information. Skagway offers a variety of story ideas from our outdoor adventures to the latest news at our major attractions. A list of current story ideas is available in the press kit; please contact me if you require editorial assistance.

A variety of services for print, digital and broadcast travel media are also available. We maintain a library of rights-protected digital images and some video to complement your story. If you need images to complement your story, please visit our website and fill out a request for photos.

Explore Skagway also offers a hosting program for media on assignment visiting Skagway to do story research. Depending on the nature of the assignment, we can assist with itineraries, accommodations, meals and passes to attractions. Please note that transportation is the sole responsibility of the media. For hosting assistance, please visit our website and fill out a request for hosting.

Additionally, we would greatly appreciate you sending us a copy of any Skagway, Alaska stories highlighting our wonderful tourism offerings.

Once again, thank you for your interest, and please contact our department if we can be of any assistance.

Gunalchéesh / Háw’aa / Thank You

Jaime Bricker
Tourism Director
Explore Skagway

Helpful Resources

Special Events List

Holiday Book photos Nov 29

This holiday season, drop by the library anytime during our open hours, grab your favorite book, and get your photo taken by our Christmas tree to celebrate the magic of reading and the magic of the season! Holiday Book Photos will be available from November 20th to December 24th…

Yuletide Caroling Practice Nov 30

Make a joyful noise! Carolers are needed for the December 1st Yuletide Tree Lighting. Enthuasium is far more inportant than skill :) We just want to make some noise and have some holiday fun! Join us for a practice the night before the treelighting sing a long. We will be singing…

2023 Tree Lighting Dec 01

Join us in kicking off Yuletide celebrations! Greet Santa as he arrives on the fire engine and flips the switch to light the town tree!

Fire Dept. & Police Yuletide Open House Dec 01

The firefighters will be cooking dinner for you! Police will be providing veggie, meat, cheese/cracker platters, coffee/hot chocolate bar, and desserts. Come check out Fire apparatus and Jail Cells!

Holiday in Lights Decorating Contest Dec 01
  • Recurring daily

Official Rules Enter by submitting your name and photo of your decorations to https://www.skagway.com/skagway-holidays-in-lights-winter-light-decorations-contest/?guid=0d1653ab-e714-4819-bf31-dc70589f53a5&preview=true Participation is open to all Skagway residents and…


Video – Skagway at a Glance

SOS Skagway

Skagway, Alaska needs your help! After the events of the past year, Skagway is ready to help you.